Canada's marine coasts in a changing climate / [edited by Donald S. Lemmen … [et al.]].: M174-12/2016E-PDF

Canada's Marine Coasts in a Changing Climate assesses climate change sensitivity, risks and adaptation along Canada's marine coasts. The report includes overviews of regional climate change impacts, risks and opportunities along Canada's three marine coasts, case studies demonstrating action, and discussion of adaptation approaches. Led by Natural Resources Canada, the development of this report involved over 60 authors and 70 expert reviewers, and synthesized over 1300 recent publications.

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Department/Agency Canada. Natural Resources Canada.
Title Canada's marine coasts in a changing climate / [edited by Donald S. Lemmen … [et al.]].
Publication type Monograph
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) Issued also in French under title: Le littoral maritime du Canada face à l’évolution du climat.
Includes bibliographical references.
Synthesis -- chpt. 1. Introduction / Donald S. Lemmen, Fiona J. Warren and Colleen S.L. Mercer Clarke -- chpt. 2. Dynamic coasts in a changinging climate / David E. Atkinson, Donald L. Forbes and Thomas S. James -- chpt. 3. The coastal challecge / Colleen S.L. Mercer Clarke, Patricia Manuel and Fiona J. Warren -- chpt. 4. Perspectives on Canada's east coast region / Jean-Pierre Savard, Danika van Proosdij and Stéphane O’Carroll -- chpt. 5. Perspectives on Canada's north coast region / James D. For, Trevor Bell and Nicole J. Couture -- chpt. 6. Perspectives on Canada's west coast region / Nathan Vadeboncoeur -- chpt. 7. Frequently asked questions / Fiona J. Warren and Donald S. Lemmen.
Issued also in print.
Publishing information [Ottawa] : Natural Resources Canada, c2016.
Author / Contributor Lemmen, Donald Stanley, 1959-
Description 274 p. : ill.
ISBN 978-0-660-05051-5
Catalogue number
  • M174-12/2016E-PDF
Subject terms Coasts
Climate change
Environmental impact
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